Digestion

12 Probiotic Foods That Can Help with Digestion

The idea that you have live microorganisms called “probiotics” living in your stomach and intestines might sound a little creepy ...

Balancing 12 Signs Your Gut Bacteria Are Unhealthy

Most of us are aware that what we put into our bodies will have an effect on our health, but ...

15 Signs You May Have an Ulcer

An ulcer is like a nasty canker sore (or crater) that typically develops either on the lining of the stomach ...

Gastritis Diet: Foods to Eat and Foods to Avoid

A condition that involves the inflammation, irritation or erosion of the stomach lining, gastritis can occur suddenly or gradually as ...

6 Facts About Digestive Enzymes and How to Maintain Healthy Digestion

Digestion is one of the most important functions of the human body. ...

9 Tips for Coping with Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)

Nothing can ruin a nice evening out with friends and loved ones like a battle with irritable bowel syndrome, or ...

6 Uncommon Symptoms of Acid Reflux

According to gastrointestinal researchers at the Mayo Clinic, acid reflux remains among the top health conditions plaguing North Americans. ...

6 Easy Tricks for Soothing Heartburn

Do you feel the burn? By “burn” I mean heartburn, the most common backlash of GERD (or gastroesophageal reflux), which literally ...

6 Living with Crohn’s Facts for Crohn’s and Colitis Awareness Week

Crohn’s disease is an inflammatory bowel condition that affects a large number of Americans. According to the Centers for Disease ...

7 Essential Tips for Living with Colitis

Given that we’ve now entered Crohn’s and Colitis Awareness Week, it seems appropriate to explore some useful tips for managing ...

6 Causes and Symptoms for Gastroparesis

Gastroparesis is the literal paralysis of the stomach, characterized by WebMD.com as a condition that inhibits the stomach from emptying properly. ...

6 Medical Facts on Primary Biliary Cholangitis

Bile is a essential bodily fluid, it travels from the liver via the bile ducts to the small intestine to aid in the digestion ...

10 Tips for Dealing with Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)

It’s estimated that irritable bowel syndrome (or IBS) affects one in five Americans—or about 64 million people. ...

8 Good for Your Gut Foods

There’s nothing fun about stomach and intestinal problems. ...

Let’s Shoot the Breeze About Gas

We’re so prone to quietly covering up the fact that we pass gas (or blaming it on the dog) that ...